V2 Python 401

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Mon Nov 25, 2019 10:15 am

Has anybody found a working solution for v2?
I'm using a python wrapper and receiving HTTP Error 401: Unauthorized

The script is some years old now but has worked fine up until recently.

TIA
hazyred

Tue Nov 26, 2019 7:53 pm

Is your script asking for the token using API Key, Username & Password? Have you tried with only your API Key when requesting the token?

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{
  "apikey": "string"
}
bulge

Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:58 am

Always just needed the API Key

Now is always returning;

"tvdb_exceptions.tvdb_error: Could not connect to server: HTTP Error 401: Unauthorized"


https://pastebin.com/iGuZQCTx

Here is my python script
captainchadl

Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:57 pm

Wow, man.. that is a lot of code! Can you narrow it down to your login Post? I see you are using "urllib", however, "requests" is a lot simpler to use. That is just my 2 cents but to each their own.
YoungJulian34

Tue Jul 14, 2020 5:34 am

I don't know what about now, but I'm working with Python 3.6.5. And I can code for 12 hours with realizing how time passes, without food. Man, this ain't good!
YoungJulian34

Tue Jul 14, 2020 5:52 am

I don't see my messages here, strange! Wanted to see what happened after.
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